Apple iPhone 12 mini sales slow as smaller smartphones lose appeal - report

Tashkent, Feb. 9 -- Apple Inc's iPhone 12 mini U.S. sales were just 5% of overall sales of its new phones during the first half of January, industry data provider Counterpoint said on Tuesday, adding ... Read More

Korean boy investor with 43% gains is new retail trading icon

Tashkent, Feb. 9 -- Watching the business news first thing in the morning is a new routine for 12-year-old South Korean Kwon Joon, as he dreams of becoming the next Warren Buffett after earning stella... Read More

NBU allocates $1.2bn worth loans in 2020

Tashkent, Feb. 9 -- Enterprises in Uzbekistan received $1.2bn worth loans in 2020. This was announced by the head of the press service of the National Bank of Uzbekistan (NBU) Zebo Tukhtayeva at a pre... Read More

Tesla electrifies bitcoin with a $1.5 billion bet

Tashkent, Feb. 8 -- Bitcoin got a jolt of confidence from Tesla. The electric car maker said it invested $1.5 billion in the electronic currency, driving it up more than 15% to a record high. Tesla a... Read More

Andijan and Tashkent regions to implement billion-dollar projects

Tashkent, Feb. 8 -- Uzbekistan's south-eastern Andijan region will see 616 projects worth $1.4bn. All projects, according to plans, will be implemented by the end of this year. President Shavkat Mirzi... Read More

Sokh district starts construction of airfield

Tashkent, Feb. 8 -- The Sokh district of the Ferghana region has kicked off the construction of an airfield, the press service of the Ferghana International Airport said. The airfield will be located... Read More

Jizzakh Petroleum to commission new complex based on methanol-to-olefins technology

Tashkent, Feb. 8 -- Jizzakh Petroleum, an oil and gas company focused on developing Uzbekistan's energy sector, has announced significant progress in the construction of a new gas chemical complex bas... Read More

Deputy Prime Minister of Uzbekistan elected Chairman of Board of Governors of IDB Group

Tashkent, Feb. 7 -- Deputy Prime Minister of Uzbekistan, Minister of investment and foreign trade Sardor Umurzakov was elected Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) ... Read More

Uzbekistan to raise $2.5bn to develop digital infrastructure

Tashkent, Feb. 6 -- Uzbekistan plans to raise $2.5bn to develop the digital infrastructure. This was announced by Prime Minister Abdulla Aripov at The International Digital Almaty Forum held on Friday... Read More

Uzbekistan and San Marino establish diplomatic relations

Tashkent, Feb. 6 -- Uzbekistan has established diplomatic relations with the Republic of San Marino, a microstate in Southern Europe enclosed by Italy. The signing ceremony of the corresponding protoc... Read More